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Animal Technician II

Apply now Department: 3670010240 SE Agriculturl Res Ctr Parsons
Job no: 505099
Work type: Staff Full Time (USS)
Location: Other
Categories: Agriculture, Animal Sciences / Livestock

About This Role:

The individual in this position must possess a thorough working knowledge of livestock, livestock health, and livestock facilities. Must have the ability to perform maintenance to insure quality research. This position is located in Mound Valley, KS. 

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's dedication to the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

       High school diploma or equivalent

       One year of experience in agriculture


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or higher.
  • Experience operating and maintaining equipment while performing acceptable farming practices and/or conducting agricultural research.
  • Three years of relevant experience.
  • Be able to operate vehicles with manual transmission and farm machinery proficiently.
  • Ability to make minor repairs in fencing and buildings, farm machinery & equipment.
  • Be able to read, write, comprehend, and communicate in the English language.
  • Maintenance and record keeping skills preferred.
  • Ability to understand and carry out specific instructions in either written or oral form


Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
  • Valid driver's license (upon employment)
  • Commercial pesticide applicator license within six months of employment
  • Class A commercial driver's license within six months of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Complete application
  2. Interest letter
  3. Resume
  4. Transcripts
  5. Certifications

Screening of Applications Begins:


Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.


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